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Federal Court Denies Reconsideration Motion; Plaintiff “Nooksack Tribe” Still Lacks Standing

Here are the new materials in Nooksack Indian Tribe v. Zinke (W.D. Wash.): 45 Plaintiff’s Motion for Reconsideration of Order Granting Motion to Dismiss 47 Federal Defendants’ Memorandum of Points and Authorities in Opposition to Motion for Reconsideration 48 Plaintiff’s … Continue reading

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Nooksack Update in Federal RICO Action

Here are new materials in Rabang v. Kelly (W.D. Wash.): 122 Plaintiffs’ Supplemental Summary Judgment Response Ninth Circuit briefs in Rabang v. Kelly are here.

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Federal Government and Purported Nooksack Leadership Reach Agreement to Hold Elections

Here is the Memorandum of Agreement: MOA.8-28-17

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Federal Court Refuses to Enjoin Standing Rock Election

Here are the materials in Fool Bear v. Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (D.N.D.): 1 Complaint 3 Motion for PI 5 DCT Order Denying TRO 6 Motion for Reconsideration 8 DCT Order Denying Reconsideration

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Federal Court Rejects ICRA Habeas Effort to Avoid Paying Tribal Court Costs (after a failed election dispute)

Here are the materials in Scudero v. Moran (D. Alaska): 17-motion-to-dismiss 18-response 23-reply 24-second-response 27-second-reply 29-order

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Nooksack Appellate Court Orders Court Clerk to Accept Galanda Filings

Here is the May 27th order: In re Gabriel Galanda v Nooksack Tribal Court Order Re Second Petition for Appellate Writ of Mandamus May 25th order previously posted here.

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Nooksack Disenrollment/Disbarment Update

Here are new pleadings filed in Galanda v. Bernard (Nooksack Ct. App.): Galanda v. Bernard Pro Se Petitioners’ Appellate Motion for Show Cause Re Contempt Galanda v. Bernard Declaration of Ryan Dreveskracht In Support of Pro Se Petitioners’ Appellate Motion … Continue reading

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New Materials in Nooksack Disenrollment/Election/Disbarment Disputes

Here are filings in a new case captioned Tageant v. Kelly (Nooksack Tribal Court): Tageant v Kelly Pro Se Complaint Tageant v Kelly Pro Se Declaration of Carmen Tageant in Support of Motion for Preliminary Injuction Tageant v Kelly Pro … Continue reading

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Nooksack Appellate Filings Seeking Mandamus Writ Ordering Tribe to Appoint Judge to Hear Disenrollment & Election Matters

Here are the new filings in Belmont v. Kelly (Nooksack Ct. App.): Belmont v Kelly Michelle Roberts Pro Se Petition for Writ of Mandamus Belmont v Kelly Pro Se Declaration of Michelle Roberts in Support of Motion for Writ of … Continue reading

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Update in Nooksack Disenrollment; Tribe’s Reconsideration Motion Denied

Here are the materials in Belmont v. Kelly (Nooksack Tribal Court): Belmont v. Kelly Defendants’ Motion for Reconsideration of Order Denying Preliminary Injunction Motion Belmont v. Kelly Defendants’ Reply on Reconsideration Belmont v. Kelly Order Denying Defendants’ Motion for Reconsideration … Continue reading

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